Category: Gadgets

Apple Says Recent Changes Improve User Privacy, but Some US Lawmakers See Them as an Effort to Edge Out Rivals

Apple has made strengthening privacy protections a central part of its brand. But critics increasingly warn that the iPhone maker may be using privacy as a guise for anti-competitive behavior. The latest flare up comes after Apple made changes to its new mobile operating system that it advertised as improving

Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC Unveiled, Brings Enhanced Gaming, Camera, AI Capabilities to Mid-Range Smartphones

Expanding its mid-range mobile system-on-chip (SoC) family, Qualcomm has unveiled the Snapdragon 675 Mobile Platform. The all-new Snapdragon 675 comes as an upgrade over the Snapdragon 670 SoC that that was launched in August as the successor to last year’s Snapdragon 660. The chipmaker has used 11nm LPP process technology, an octa-core Kryo 460 CPU, and

GPlayed Trojan Masquerades as Google Play to Attack Android Devices: Cisco Talos

Researchers have identified a new Android Trojan, dubbed as ‘GPlayed’, that comes with several built-in capabilities. The Trojan is said to be extremely flexible, which makes it a very effective tool for cyber-attackers. It has been found to be resembling a popular Google service on infected Android devices – the Google Play store. In

Garmin Fenix 5X Plus Fitness-Focused Smartwatch Launched in India at Rs. 79,990

Garmin India on Monday launched a multi-sport watch, the Fenix 5X Plus, at Rs. 79,990 in India. It will be available online via the Garmin store, apart from Amazon, Flipkart, and Paytm Mall. Select offline stores will also stock the new smartwatch, including Chrome, Helios – The Watch Store, Just in Time, and Reliance

Indian Tablet Market Declined 10 Percent in Q1, With Lenovo in the Lead: CMR

The tablet market in India saw 10 percent decline in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the last quarter, with Lenovo leading the pack with a 23 percent market share, a new report said on Friday. According to CyberMedia Research’s (CMR) “Tablet PC Market” report, Samsung stood at second place with 21 percent share while Datawind was